Paul Konerko: Tension cost White Sox

Updated: February 28, 2012, 5:56 PM ET
By Bruce Levine | ESPNChicago.com

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Tension between the front office and former manager Ozzie Guillen cost the Chicago White Sox games last season, according to captain Paul Konerko, who said the team was "just giving away games."

Guillen and general manager Kenny Williams led the White Sox to their first World Series in 88 years in 2005, but the duo's relationship became strained over the past two seasons. The White Sox finished 79-83 last season and in third place in the American League Central. Guillen ...

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